Congratulations to the Highland Belles for their success at the Contest of Champions National Drill Team competition on Feb. 28.
The Belles, competing in the extra-large team category, placed first in the pom, military, and jazz events. They took second in the kick competition.
“I’m so proud of our Belles effort in this national competition that featured a larger and tougher field of teams this year,” said Shannon Phillips, Director of the Belles. “They went up against the best teams in the country and our groups large and small performed with determination, drive and class with some excellent results.”
Overall, the Belles placed in the top 15 out of the 44 teams competing at the event in Orlando, Fla. The Belle Lieutenants placed fifth in the extra-small category and the All-American received sixth place in the small team division.